1,090 Bangladeshis return from India thru Benapole

19 May, 2020 12:00 AM printer

BENAPOLE: Some 1,090 Bangladesh nationals, mostly patients and medical tourists, have returned home through Benapole International Check Post in the last four days, reports UNB.

The travellers, who got stuck in India due to coronavirus lockdown, have returned from India under a special management.

According to the Benapole Immigration Police, 235 people returned home on May 14 while 270, 375 and 210 on May 15, 16, 17 respectively.

The on-duty medical team of Benapole Immigration Police gave them clearance certificates after medical check-up.

As per a government order issued on May 13, those who have no coronavirus symptom need not to be kept under institutional quarantine.